Reports that key member of coalition is sounding out potential replacement after Israeli PM questioned twice by detectives
The Israeli prime minister, Benjamin Netanyahu, has been forced to defend himself as a cascade of alleged leaks from two police investigations that saw him formally interviewed by detectives on two separate occasions in the last week hit Israeli media.
Netanyahu strongly denies any wrongdoing in relation to the two cases – including receiving tens of thousands of dollars’ worth of gifts from a billionaire Hollywood producer. However, the claims have led his supporters to rally round to insist that even if he were charged he could continue in office.
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